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On Father’s Day, June 17, the order of services at the Freedom United Methodist Church was:

Prelude by Janell Reutlinger

Invocation by Pastor Todd Finley

Bandannas were given to fathers for Father’s Day.

Call to Worship: Psalm 139 led by Johnnie Sue Olson

Opening hymn “Softly and Tenderly Jesus is Calling” led by song leader Debbie Brown

Affirmation of Faith

Gloria Patri

Hymn of Justifying Grace “He Touched Me”

Offertory: Janell Reutlinger

Ushers: Arly and Jan Eden

Offertory Prayer by Pastor Todd Finley

Special Music: “At the Cross” by Jennifer Finely

Children's Moments by Pastor Todd Finley

Scripture Reading: John 3:16-17

Morning Message: “God’s Love for Us” Pastor Todd Finely

Pastoral Prayer

Closing Hymn of Invitation “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”

Benediction by Pastor Todd Finley

Closing Musical Response “Spirit Song”

Postlude by Janell Reutlinger

Please remember those on our prayer list including Gary Gerloff; J.J. Louthan, who got a good report that the tumors have shrunk; Brooke Stewart (Brenda and Butch’s granddaughter); Colleen Nixon’s family; Zach Craig’s family; Amanda Ballard’s sister; Christy Mason (major health issue); and Tina Pettus, who will have ankle surgery this week. Johnnie Sue reported a joy about Tom Gregory, her son, and seven of his former baseball teammates going to Arizona to support Mark Wilson, also a former teammate. Please remember our nation, our president, our leaders and our world in your prayers.

Announcements: The Freedom Museum held their annual fund-raising supper on Friday, June 15, in the Freedom UMC Fellowship Hall. All the tables were beautifully and imaginatively decorated in the theme of all things Oklahoma. A sumptuous meal was served to the guests. Thank you to all ticket purchasers, table decorators, businesses and individuals who sponsored the tables and all who prepared the delicious food.

Services at Freedom UMC – Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Sunday sService at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Please join us as we worship the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.


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